Talking trash about NFL QBs is one of my favorite pastimes but Drew Brees is one of the mere few that I enjoy. Brees broke the NFL's all-time passing yardage record on Monday night. The record was held by Peyton Manning who retired with 71,940 yards. Brees is set to break 500 TDs against the Ravens, because OF COURSE he is.
Monday night's New Orleans Saints/Washington R*****s game was paused for a short ceremony which included the presentation of the football used to break said record, and some things he said to his kids that I can't repeat because I already cried once during it.
I'd almost bet money (I don't do that anymore since I retired from fantasy football as of Monday) Brees retires after this season, but we shall revisit. He had that look in his eye.
Here's how it happened (fitting):
And here's what Manning had to say about it:
What I'm reading today: